13 Fall Festivals on the Coast
Who says cotton candy, clambakes, and Ferris wheels don't mix? Find these and more at the following seasonal seaside celebrations.
North Carolina Seafood FestivalMorehead City, North Carolina, October 4-6, 2013
Feel like trying something new? Tour the state's main port and discover the ins and outs of the import/export business. Want some quality time with the kids? Enter a family fishing contest, ride the Ferris wheel, and enjoy a fireworks display. In the mood for good eats? Sample seafood from a variety of vendors and learn the right way to prepare coastal North Carolina delicacies from local experts. Throw in a hodgepodge of music genres, including blues, country, and Motown, and this festival really does have something for every member of the family.
Admission is free; 252/726-6273 or ncseafoodfestival.org.